January 2, 2020 – Memorial of St. Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen, Bishops and Doctors of the Church Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/010221.cfm) What is easier? To pretend who we are not or to be who we truly are? With the culture that has develop in the recent years through the use socialContinue reading To Remain in God
December 27, 2020 – Solemnity of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/122720.cfm) Homily Few days before Christmas, I gave an Advent Recollection to a group of Church volunteers. At the beginning of the recollection, I asked them to describe their gratefulness as well as their feelings atContinue reading GIVE THANKS. EMBRACE. PRAY.
December 23, 2020 – Eight Day of Misa de Aguinaldo Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/122320.cfm) Homily Who was the person who taught you to pray? Who was that important person in your life who brought you to the church and to develop your personal relationship with God? I am sure that we have ourContinue reading God is gracious and fills us with gifts
December 22, 2020 – Seventh day of the Misa de Aguinaldo Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/122220.cfm) Homily How grateful am I today? Gratitude makes us recognize the many things that surround us in a manner of being appreciative and positive. Gratitude allows us to be embracing and accepting of the things and people aroundContinue reading Gratitude to the Gifts of the Lord
December 20, 2020 – Fourth Sunday of Advent Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/122020.cfm) Homily We are very close now of that wonderful historical event in our Christian faith. This week is the last stretch of our joyful and hopeful waiting leading us towards that humble yet unique and crucial event in our history. Definitely,Continue reading We are all part of God’s Wonderful Plan
December 13, 2020 – Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday) Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/121320.cfm) Homily Once in a big cathedral, as the priest is about to greet the people in the mass with the usual “the Lord be with you” (Ang Ginoo Maanaa kaninyo) to which the people were to respond: “And alsoContinue reading Sound Check. Mic-Test
December 9, 2020 – Wednesday 2nd week of Advent Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/120920.cfm) Homily Are you carrying some burdens now? Are you worried at the moment? Are you afraid of something? Recognizing these questions tell us about our dispositions and even tell us about what we are hoping for. We hope to beContinue reading Are your burdens heavy? Come to Jesus.
December 8, 2020 – Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary Click here for the Liturgy in PDF File (https://adoseofgodtoday.com/sunday-liturgy/) Homily “Where are you?” God’s voice must have been echoing in the garden looking for humanity. God’s voice also echoes today in every heart of man and woman, waiting to be heard.Continue reading Where are you?: God Finding Us
December 6, 2020 – Second Sunday of Advent Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/120620.cfm) Homily To look for comfort once in a while is a human necessity. To take comfort when we are experiencing stress from work allows us to relax. To take comfort when our relationship becomes suffocating allows us to gather our mind.Continue reading Comfort in the midst of darkness and sin
December 6, 2020 – Second Sunday of Advent Click here for the readings (https://bible.usccb.org/bible/readings/120620.cfm) Homily Have you heard about the missing Bambino? A story once told that day after Christmas, after all the parties and celebrations, words came out that the Bambino – “the Child Jesus” in a parish church went missing. Parishioners became quiteContinue reading Tuloy po. 어서 오시요. Come In.